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Gov’t Mule with special guest John Scofield to play Durham

Gov’t Mule with special guest John Scofield to play Durham

AN EVENING WITH Gov’t Mule with special guest John Scofield   DPAC Durham Performing Arts Center – March 3, 2015 Rock torchbearers Gov’t Mule are celebrating their 20th anniversary with an extensive tour and a series of dynamic live archival releases that highlight the group’s versatility and epic, fearless live performances. No two Gov’t Mule shows are alike, as the band draws on the more than 300 songs in their repertoire (and often a host of special guests) to create a unique experience each and every time. Their steadily expanding fan base knows that the Mule always has something special waiting for them. Expect the unexpected. TICKETS: Gov’t Mule Gov’t Mule and special guest John Scofield will play DPAC Durham […]

Lana Del Rey confirms initial dates for Biggest Headlining North American Tour to date: Endless Summer Tour

Lana Del Rey confirms initial dates for Biggest Headlining North American Tour to date: Endless Summer Tour

Summer Amphitheater Tour to Include Stops in Los Angeles, Toronto, Atlanta, Chicago and Many More   Tickets On Sale Saturday, Dec. 6 at LiveNation.com & through the Live Nation Mobile App LOS ANGELES, CA Dec. 1, 2014 – Multi-platinum selling artist Lana Del Rey has confirmed her first headlining dates of the 2015 Endless Summer Tour. The North American tour, promoted by Live Nation, will see the acclaimed artist playing at her biggest venues to date in support of her latest album ULTRAVIOLENCE (Interscope/Polydor UK). Lana Del Rey will play PNC Music Pavilion on Saturday June 13, 2015. Tickets go on-sale Saturday Dec. 6 at www.livenation.com, through the Live Nation mobile app, at the PNC Music Pavilion box office, Ticketmaster […]

USDA SNAP Sign-Up Day for surrounding Greenville Farmers and Farmers’ Markets

USDA SNAP Sign-Up Day for surrounding Greenville Farmers and Farmers’ Markets

SNAP authorization can help local farmers grow their business, farmers’ markets increase their customer base, and low-income households gain greater access to fresh produce ATLANTA, GA Dec. 2, 2014 – On Saturday December 06, 2014, USDA’s Food and Nutrition Service will join North Carolina State Agencies for Agriculture and MarketLink to host a Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Merchant Sign-up Day. State and Federal Agriculture departments are working together to increase SNAP recipients’ access to farmers’ fresh products and farmers’ markets. Grants for free wireless Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT) equipment and internet access, innovative ways like MarketLinkTM to help farms and farmers’ markets get SNAP authorized, and additional support for incentive programs to encourage SNAP customers to shop at farms […]

Jason Aldean Burn It Down Tour 2015

Jason Aldean Burn It Down Tour 2015

JASON ALDEAN BURN IT DOWN TOUR 2015 WITH SPECIAL GUESTS COLE SWINDELL & TYLER FARR TICKETS: Jason Aldean – Burn It Down Tour Friday February 13 – Greensboro Coliseum Saturday February 14 – North Charleston Coliseum   JASON ALDEAN will bring his 2015 Burn It Down Tour to Greensboro Coliseum on Friday February 13 and North Charleston Coliseum on Saturday February 14.  Tickets go on sale Friday December 5  at 10am at LiveNation.com, via the Live Nation app, at the venue box offices, all Ticketmaster outlets or by phone at 800-745-3000.   JASON ALDEAN will also bring his 2015 Burn It Down Tour to Bon Secours Wellness Arena in Greenville, SC on February 12, 2015.  Tickets are on sale now […]

2014 Holiday Season Events at Mayfaire in Wilmington, NC

2014 Holiday Season Events at Mayfaire in Wilmington, NC

WILMINGTON, NC Nov. 24, 2014 – Mayfaire is where all your holiday dreams come true! We have everything you need to make your holidays bright and to ring in the New Year right! The 7th Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony Mayfaire’s tree lighting ceremony will be held Friday, November 28th at 6:30pm in front of Mayfaire 16 Cinemas. Thalian Association will perform a scene from the beloved classics, “A Christmas Carol” and “Yes Virginia”. The Wilmington School of Ballet will present the magical story of the Nutcracker, and Elsa from Frozen will sing, “Let it Go”. Then watch as children’s eyes sparkle when Santa magically arrives and we count down the lighting of Mayfaire’s 18-ft Christmas tree. Mayfaire’s Santa Village Celebrate […]

Idina Menzel Announces Raleigh Concert at Red Hat Amphitheater

Idina Menzel Announces Raleigh Concert at Red Hat Amphitheater

TONY AWARD-WINNING ACTRESS, SINGER AND STAR OF FROZEN, IF/THEN, WICKED AND GLEE, IDINA MENZEL, ANNOUNCES 2015 GLOBAL CONCERT TOUR July 22 – Red Hat Amphitheater – Raleigh   TICKETS: Idina Menzel World Tour – Tour Kicks Off On July 7 and Includes Nearly 40 Dates in Cities throughout North America – – Tickets On Sale Beginning Dec. 5 at LiveNation.com and through the Live Nation Mobile App –   Hot on the heels of a remarkable year that included performing the smash hit “Let It Go” from Disney’s Frozen at the 86th annual Academy Awards, a triumphant return to Broadway in the musical If/Then, a Best Actress Tony Award nomination and the release of this season’s must-have Christmas album Holiday […]

Hornets And Food Lion Feeds Partner To Feed 1,000 Second Harvest Food Bank Families

Hornets And Food Lion Feeds Partner To Feed 1,000 Second Harvest Food Bank Families

HORNETS AND FOOD LION FEEDS PARTNER TO FEED 1,000 SECOND HARVEST FOOD BANK FAMILIES AT ANNUAL CORNUCOPIA EVENT ON NOV. 25 Food Lion Feeds to Donate Entire Thanksgiving Meal; Coca-Cola to Provide Beverages   CHARLOTTE, NC Nov. 21, 2014 – The Charlotte Hornets and Food Lion Feeds today announced the two organizations will provide Thanksgiving meals to 1,000 families in need at the Hornets’ fourth annual Cornucopia event on Tuesday, Nov. 25. The entire Hornets team and coaching staff will partner with Food Lion leadership and associates, as well as Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina, to distribute the food at Time Warner Cable Arena, starting at 11 a.m. Food Lion Feeds is donating thousands of pounds of food to […]

Beer & Bacon Festival at Booth Amphitheatre

Beer & Bacon Festival at Booth Amphitheatre

BEER & BACON FESTIVAL SATURDAY, MARCH 28, 2015 www.beerandbacon.com BOTTOMS UP, BACON DOWN! 75 Craft Beers, 15 Restaurants, 10 Bacons from across the U.S. and lots of Piggy Love!   Last year’s festival was a huge hit but it was just the beginning. The ALL-YOU-CARE-TO-TASTE extravaganza complete with the best craft beers for your tasting pleasure…and of course the food of the Gods: BACON.   Guests enjoy a souvenir glass plus the opportunity to sample 75+ of their favorite international beers and wines. VIP Beer and Bacon Admission will host over 15 restaurants tasting stations featuring the BEST restaurants in the Triangle. They will be on hand vying for the $500 Best Bacon Dish Prize. The VIP Beer & Bacon […]

Boe Edens & The Dixie Driver Band rockin’ at Lo-re-lei Pub & Grill

Boe Edens & The Dixie Driver Band rockin’ at Lo-re-lei Pub & Grill

Make sure to arrive early for Boe Edens & The Dixie Driver Band live at Lo-re-lei Pub & Grill in Sneads Ferry, North Carolina on Saturday night! The dance floor will certainly fill up quick as the house will be rockin’ to HOT Southern Country originals and covers. Make sure to get your copy of the latest CD “it is what it is…” by Boe Edens & The Dixie Driver Band!

Enchanted Airlie celebrates 10th Anniversary

Enchanted Airlie celebrates 10th Anniversary

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC Nov. 14, 2014 – Enchanted Airlie, Airlie’s holiday light show, is a Wilmington family tradition. Since first illuminating in 2005, Enchanted Airlie remains a wonderful opportunity to bring the whole family together to share in the joy of the season with holiday flowers, festive lights, spectacular displays, music of the season, and more! New this year, Winter Princesses Elsa and Anna will greet guests and be available for photos- you may even hear a song or two! Then stroll through sparkling light displays at your own pace. Enchanted Airlie starts Friday, Nov. 28, and runs specific nights until Dec. 22. There are two display times per evening, 5-7 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Also new this year, select Sundays have been […]

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